Sonographic detection of congenital pancreatic cysts in the newborn: report of a case and review of the literature

Pediatr Radiol. 1990;20(6):488-90. doi: 10.1007/BF02075220.


A case of congenital pancreatic cysts detected antenatally by ultrasound is presented. This is the second case detected antenatally. Congenital pancreatic cysts should be included in the differential diagnosis of upper abdominal cystic masses in the fetus and newborn infant.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Pancreatic Cyst / congenital*
  • Pancreatic Cyst / diagnosis*
  • Ultrasonography*